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A sign expressing displeasure with the media is tacked on a pole in Newtown

A sign expressing displeasure with the media is tacked on a pole in Newtown, Connecticut December 4, 2013 . Nearly half an hour of 911 recordings from the shooting that killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December 14 were ordered released by the state Freedom of Information Commission . REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin (UNITED STATES - Tags: EDUCATION CRIME LAW)

Media presence in Newtown

December 10, 2013

At a news conference Monday, Newtown First Selectman Patricia Llodra had a message for the national and international media looking to cover the one-year anniversary of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School: Stay away.



"Please respect our need to be alone," Llodra said. "To be quiet and to have that personal time to continue on our journey of grief in the way that serves us." (Yahoo News)

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